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Outdoor Chalkboard: Get a 4 x 8 plywood sheet and mix a chalkboard-colored outdoor paint with unsanded tile grout:
1. Pour 1 cup of paint into a container. Add 2 tablespoons of unsanded tile grout. Mix with a paint stirrer, carefully breaking up clumps. Can you not use chalkboard paint outside? Also I love the idea of the chalkboard being outside because chalk dust would be a pain in the house.
2. Apply paint with a roller or a sponge paintbrush to a primed or painted surface. Work in small sections, going over the same spot several times to ensure full, even coverage. Let dry. 3. Smooth area with 150-grit sandpaper, and wipe off dust.
4. To condition: Rub the side of a piece of chalk over entire surface. Wipe away residue with a barely damp sponge.
Fun idea for the backyard!! Is this chalkboard paint on a piece of wood??
What a great idea! I hated having a chalk board inside the house but the kids loved it. I took it away and now I have found an acceptable alternative! :)
Outdoor Chalkboard: Get a 4 x 8 plywood sheet and mix up chalkboard paint to match the house trim or the brick. Let kids have at it when we're entertaining!
outdoor play area, think I might chalkboard paint some of the fence
mudkitchen love - and thoughts on loose parts and outdoor play with so many fun creative ideas to keep kids busy outside, helping them learn through play
cosy outdoor living spaces by the style files, via Flickr
framed chalk board
Okay this is supposed to be outdoors! Crazy! Love it for the Living Rm.
chalk illustration board. black metal always looks good. // The Grounds of Alexandria by nicoalaryjr
Should come as no surprise that I'm obsessed with the antlers and turquoise chalkboard.
chalk board organizer with shelves. This may be a good alternative to Stephan wanting to paint a whole wall with chalk paint lol
dear husband, will you build this for our someday children? DIY instructions found here: www.ducotedechezv... (thank goodness for google translate!)
My favorite kid/baby rooms are white with pops of color, some vintage stuff, fun art, and a chalkboard wall.
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great idea for outside play blackboard - like the stepping stones in front of it - note to self, make it in the shade to prevent it from getting too hot to use in the mid-day sun.
an outdoor chalkboard on the side of the house. Love it